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Welcome to the Information Website of the Honorary Consulate-General of Greece in Queensland, where you can access information regarding the activities of the Consulate, the services we provide and our contact details.

You can also read about our bilateral relations with Australia and find detailed and up-to-date information about Greece.

Please note that the jurisdiction of the Consulate is the State of Queensland.

Latest News

Article by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikos Dendias, published in the Financial Times: “Turkey’s refugee ‘extortion diplomacy’ must end” (30 March 2020)

From the summer of 2015 until early 2016, the EU faced a massive influx of asylum seekers, most of them fleeing the conflict in Syria. About 1m people entered Europe, most of them from Turkey, by arriving on Greek islands in the Aegean. To address this influx and alleviate the burden, the EU and Turkey […]Read More

Ministry of Foreign Affairs Announcement on the Impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation on the Movements of Greek Citizens Abroad

Due to the effects of the spread of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) on the movement of Greek citizens abroad, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs states the following: – Avoid travel to countries where there are large numbers of Coronavirus cases, as new measures that include bans on entry and exit of foreign nationals are constantly being […]Read More

Changes to the Services Provided by the Hon. Consulate-General of Greece in Brisbane due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic

Due to the unprecedented situation unfolding regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Hon. Consulate-General of Greece in Queensland is continually monitoring the evolving situation and our focus is the health, safety and wellbeing of our clients and our staff and the role we can play to prevent the further spread of the virus. As advised by […]Read More

Beginning of Work and Holiday Visa Programme between Greece and Australia

We are pleased to announce that the Youth Mobility programme (Work and Holiday) between Greece and Australia entered into force on the 1st July 2019. The Programme is based on the Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of the Hellenic Republic and the Government of Australia on a “Work and Holiday” Visa Arrangement, which was […]Read More